Mary L. Ohmer

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Current Funding Sources

City of Pittsburgh , Pittsburgh Commission on Human Relations,

Past Funding

FAH Beck Fund for Research and Experimentation, NY Community Trust,

Review Grants

Centers for Disease and Control and Prevention,

Research Methodology

Action Research, Case Study Analysis, Community Engaged Research, Community Intervention Research, Community- Participatory Research, Mixed-Methods, Program Evaluation, Qualitative, Quantitative, Quasi-Experimental Research,

Data Collection

Analysis of administrative data, Focus Groups, In-depth interviews, Observation, Participatory Visual Methods, Quantitative Surveys,

Qualitative Analysis

Content Analysis, Descriptive Statistics, Narrative Analysis, Qualitative Comparative Analysis,

Quantitative Analysis

Correlation & Association, Factor analyses, Hypothesis Testing, Independent-sample t test, Multivariate Multiple Regression, One-way ANOVA, One-way MANOVA, Paired- sample t test, Repeated measures analysis, Time Series Analysis,

Analytic Programs

SPSS,

Familiarity with data sizes

> 100,000,

Research Content

Race & Ethnicity, Child Maltreatment, Civic Engagement, Community Violence, Faith Based Organizations, Collective efficacy research, Immigration & Acculturation, Community intervention research, Family Engagement, Foster Care and Adoption, Parenting, Workforce Development, Public Policy, Rural Social Work, Social Administration, Youth and Community Violence Prevention, Social Justice, Urban Development,